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Empowerment Zones Promote New Housing Construction In Commerce

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Commerce Mayor Wyman Williams says the City Council this week approved eight housing construction projects as part of the Neighborhood Empowerment Zone program, which provides incentives for projects in areas east of Park Street.  The council also heard a proposal for an agreement with the Boys and Girls Clubs of Commerce to operate the youth sports leagues in Commerce.

John Mark Dempsey is the host of the public interest program The Blacklands Café from KETR News. Dempsey is also the play-by-play announcer for Commerce Tigers Football on 88.9 FM and on ketr.org.
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